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In-N-Out: HAN DYNASTY STYLE

In-N-Out: HAN DYNASTY STYLE

When i say "history" what words come to mind? Apart from “boring” and “long long time ago”, one word that would probably come up is “culture”! We normally associate it people living during a specific time period. It usually includes ideas such as societal norms, rites and rituals, and social behaviour of the particular people/society. However, one category that we often overlook is food and drinks!

In this post, we will not only show the different types of food and drinks eaten by the Han Dynasty Chinese, but also how the internal/external (In-N-Out) influences affect their food consumption!

Xiongnu

Xiongnu

Do you know how the Great Wall of China came about? It was actually a barrier set up to deter the invasion of the formidable Xiongnu tribe, thus this fortification was erected. So, who are the Xiongnu people? Let us venture back to ancient China around 300 BCE to explore the origins & ethnic diversity of these people. We will also be delving into their nomadic lifestyle and military prowess.

Am I Made in China?

Am I Made in China?

Abacuses from different regions and time frames are what we call ‘same same but different’ in Singlish. They are same because the materials needed to make the various abacuses are economical, whereby very basic materials are used. Yet they differ because of the material used as the basis of the abacus.